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The Silite Chronicles: Light's Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Planet Necromorra is rocked by a great scourge. Nevonne is marching against the Immortal Forest to gain the Elixir of Immortality. He also is advancing his goal of dominating through a new religion. The only ones who can stand against him are the Seekers, an ancient body of intellectuals. Silite is torn between temptation and dedication. This story explores justice, vengeance, and redemption...
Once Upon a Time in Vietnam
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A U.S. Marine captured by the Viet Cong is miraculously rescued after months of hardship and torture.
In Fabula-divino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Take eight authors, edit them like they've never been edited before, and what do you get? In Fabula-divino, the mentoring/publishing venture from Australian writer Nicole Murphy. Along with guest stars Kevin J Anderson, Rebecca Moesta, Trudi Canavan, Angela Slatter and Kaaron Warren, these speculative fiction tales will delight you.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
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Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
Corporate Loyalty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Corporate Loyalty is an short pseudo-science adventure a la the 1950’s. Its science is unlikely; its people and their motivations are not. When a leading ‘bug’ researcher is returned to normal size early, he discovers the science which alters his size has a flaw. Can his best friend help him out of the trouble he’s in?
Genesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The beginning might well be their end! It's 2065 and mankind's first chronosphere is about to undertake the greatest expedition ever attempted. Its crew will travel back through time to witness the beginning of it all, the big bang. But this expedition will be beset with problems from the very outset. Problems that only begin with their last minute replacement first officer. Novella, 22,000 wo
Sing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dirk wants to learn how to sing like the natives, but they have no word for singing nor a concept of it. Until Dirk tries to show a young child her people’s beautiful music. Intrigued, she offers to help—only to discover that teaching Dirk to sing could cost her everything. Includes the Nebula Award finalist “Story Child.”
Arbitrary Nonsense (or the Pendulum Rift)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Somewhere between here & there, Marcus stands before the absent door, with little recollection of who he is or how long he’s been there. What lies beyond that door is a surreal odyssey of the mind - a dystopian fable, a quest for truth in an absurd universe, a philosophical romp through the collective unconscious of Oblivion and its infinite parallel worlds, spiraling out like ripples in a pond.
Honest John's Fine Used Spaceships
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(Short Story) When a customer wanders in looking for a fine used spaceship, Honest John is soon confronted with a serious problem. He must live up to his reputation for honesty, but what the customer wants is clearly absurd. On the other hand, there's nothing absurd about the customer's money.
The Lesser Repository
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Price: Free! Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(1.00 from 1 review)
Mankind flourishes in a distant future ruled by densely populated Cities. After the biggest arrest of his life, Detective Ben Reiner plays a dangerous game with a psychopathic cult member of the Cullers. Reiner soon discovers the truth of their plot, and faces an unspeakable choice. Aid in the Cullers' grisly work, or allow the world's last renewable resource to run out forever: the human soul.
In No Time At All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 229,460. Language: Australian English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Peter left home before dawn, he never could have guessed that he would be whisked away by Aliens and taken beyond the rings of Saturn. Five others were also ‘Invited’. With a soft tremble, the gigantic Spacecraft began the return voyage to Mypolarius - passing planets, stars and using super-highways at ever increasing, unbelievable velocity! But why the invitation for us six?
Visitors from Yubarri II
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Series: Visitors From Yubarri, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Goyo and Robert have been on Yubarri for 40 years. After a dear Moai friend dies they long to return to their home world Earth. Earth has since become a planet ruled by a few who enslave the majority. After the war the people of Earth have chips implanted to be tracked and terminated. Goyo and Robert wish to return to Earth to bring peace and prosperity with Yubarrian technology.
The Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hunting, a sport that disappeared centuries ago with the death of the last wild ‘big game’ animal and the bulldozing of the last square inch of rainforest, has been brought back into vogue. Small groups of hunters venture out into the untouched wilderness of a hundred worlds and come back bloodied, draped with exotic pelts and fantastic stories.
Project Olympus: Orion
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Series: Project Olympus. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
…An epic battle has torn apart the fabric of civilization. Centuries have come and gone as the scattered remnants of mankind struggle to rebuild. Yet the work of the ancient genemasters remains– genetically altered humans physically superior to man. Orion is a specially trained hunter whose job it is to rid his world of these abominations. Little does he know that soon his own battle will wage...
Vita Artificiale
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Series: Le Ombre di Marte, 4. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Anni '20 del '900 in un mondo parallelo in cui 30 anni fa alieni che tutti credo marziani hanno invaso la Terra, per morire in seguito ad un'epidemia. L'umanità, evolutarsi studiandone i relitti, vede convivere carrozze a cavalli ed armi a raggi, macchine a vapore e robot elettromeccanici, dirigibili, biplani e cannoniere fluttuanti. In questo quarto volume della serie "Le Ombre di Marte."
R. Nevada, S.P.I. - Alien Law
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Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Is an evil extraterrestrial corporation trying to control the minds of our elected officials? And if so, would anyone notice a difference? Mind reading devices, alien brain scan machines, and lucid dreams all play a role in this tongue-in-cheek story of the mind-altering efforts of malevolent alien beings as Strange Phenomena Investigator R. Nevada and his cohorts search for the truth.
Mesopotamia - The Redeemer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Mesopotamia - The Redeemer" is a futuristic story of psychological warfare between three civilizations: the harmonious Pythagorians, the suicidal Gnostics and the passionate Socratians. Can the socratian healer of the soul save the galaxy? Can the master of the Pythagorian space station be compassionate to the misery of the outcasts? Can the Gnostic warrior find a reason to cling to life?
Unaccounted Factor (in Russian language)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Russian Юдгару Оноби не повезло. В первом же бою он не выполнил приказ и был изгнан из космического флота Федерации. Сын бикаэлки и человека, он, наделенный необыкновенными способностями, окунается в гражданскую жизнь и быстро осознает, что она не менее опасна, чем бои на дальних форпостах.
Better Than Syntax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Short Story Press Presents Better Than Syntax by Blaise Marcoux A man with a wife and a safe, sedate life. What drives his inner sorrow, then? What fuels his hidden frustration? Perhaps the answers start with the strange one-worded statements other people keep making at him.
Aurichrome (and Other Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurichrome (and Other Stories) explores the role of humankind in a future inspired only by our present. From struggling to provide for a family as the instrument of a larger corporation (AURICHROME), to how the jury will sway on a murder conviction in the wake of a tragic childbirth (THE TRIAL OF WESLEY CARPENTER) – these stories embrace the human spirit.